The Canadian Writer's Handbook, Second Essentials Edition is a streamlined version of the successful Concise Canadian Writer's Handbook. The Essentials Edition uses the accessible, well-organized, and classroom-tested structure of the full volume, and continues to feature descriptions and examples of the entire writing process, from basic grammar, to constructing sentences and paragraphs, to pre-writing, composing, proofreading, and
editing. This new edition features a fully updated documentation section that uses special colour coding to help students recognize the common elements among in-text and reference citations.
Publisher: Oxford University Press, Canada
Number of pages: 320
Weight: 294 g
Dimensions: 212 x 132 x 17 mm
"The concision and clarity make the Handbook my first choice for introductory literature and writing classes."
--Stephen Guy, Grande Prairie Regional College
"The writing is clear and accessible without talking down to students. . . . It spends a lot of time on the process work of writing, and not just on the final product."
--Rhiannon Don, Nipissing University